Today was the last day of our Puffin Express season for 2017, and it was another huge success! We have been very lucky to enjoy so many of our little seabird friends during their nesting season here in Iceland. Atlantic puffins spend their summers nesting in Iceland before they migrate when the warmer months come […]
We have had such a great start to the puffin season, and well, we are half way through now. The puffins have settled into their nesting on the islands just outside of Reykjavik and the one we visit most often is called Akurey. There are about 30.000 puffins nesting on the islands so it is […]
It was a rainy afternoon but the whales kept being under the surface.
We took a long stretch around the bay and it looked pretty mystical, as there was fog out there.
When leaving the harbour a lot of cormorants and eider ducks were sitting on the docks. Later on we saw flocks of eider ducks on the bay, as well as fulmars and a couple of gannets.
The whales didn’t show up though unfortunately.
The ride was quite smooth even though there was quite big waves at times.